Bacon Elementary School

501 South Third St,

Millville, NJ, 08332-3999

Tel: (856)327-6100
Grades: KG-5

304 students

Bacon Elementary School serves 304 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the NJ average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 49%.
Bacon Elementary School operates within the Millville School District.

Overview

The student population of 304 students has declined by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 304 students
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
Students by Grade Bacon Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.68 is more than the state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NJ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1 12:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
9%
Bacon Elementary School Asian (2002-2010)
Hispanic
25%
23%
Bacon Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
40%
17%
Bacon Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
32%
51%
Bacon Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Bacon Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Bacon Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.68 0.66
Bacon Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
76%
29%
Bacon Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2012)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
5%
6%
Bacon Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 6,023 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Millville School District
Number of Schools
Managed
10
2
Number of Students Managed 6,023 919
Millville School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $108 MM $20 MM
Millville School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $105 MM $19 MM
Millville School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $17,178 $20,414
Millville School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $16,687 $19,395
Millville School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Millville Senior High School (0.8 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Memorial High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Silver Run School (0.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Millville Millville Senior High School
    200 Wade Blvd
    Millville , NJ , 08332
    (856)327-6040
    0.8  mi  |  1229  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Millville Silver Run School
    301 Silver Run Rd
    Millville , NJ , 08332
    (856)327-6121
    0.9  mi  |  554  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Millville Memorial High School
    504 East Broad St
    Millville , NJ , 08332
    (856)327-6072
    0.9  mi  |  739  students  |  Gr.  9-10
  • Millville R D Wood Elementary School
    700 Archer St
    Millville , NJ , 08332
    (856)327-6141
    1.1  mi  |  227  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Millville Millville Public Charter School
    Charter School
    1101 Wheaton Ave
    Millville , NJ , 08333
    (609)618-7487
    Charter School
    1.3  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  n/a

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